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Hotel Argentina Portofino

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Via Paraggi a Monte, 56 | Paraggi, 16038 Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What a stay! It was an anniversary for my girlfriend so we paid a bit extra and got the paradise suite, we worth it. I quickly saw some of the other rooms and the seemed clean and fresh but no real view. The paradise room was spectacular, with this incredible balcony with perfect view over the cove. Giorgio was a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic location on the beach and the short walk to portfino was beautiful. Staff were friendly, welcoming and more than happy to help with advice about the local area. A lovely room with comfy bed. Would definitely recommend for anyone who is looking to explore the picturesque local area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best little find anywhere! Perfect location. Great breakfast Ambiance is important to me and this little gem is terrific. Clean, beautiful, cozy, quiet night's sleep, great windows that open with private shudders. A beautiful walk to Portofino. Great little town. We are experienced travelers who rely on comments from Trip Advisor. Save yourself time and book Hotel Argentina!

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

We have been traveling Europe in a car with another couple, rarely booking ahead we usually start looking for accomodation around 3pm. We were heading to Portofino but came across Hotel Argentina and stopped to ask the rates. We immediately felt at ease with George the owner, an extremely pleasant guy. We booked in for the night and George explained... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We spent one night in september here... late booking. The owner was very nice to my wife and I. Since we were celebrating our wedding anniversary, he offered us a bottle of prosecco. We appreciated it...a lot. we rented the room on top of the hotel....the one with an amazing view...it was outstanding. Prices are good for portofino area. U... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Welcome was warm and convivial, from a host who would look out of place in anything other than white cotton trousers, his laugh lines forged from long summers of the good life, and it's immediately infectious. Even a taste of forced bonhomie is thirsted for, when arriving safely on Italian roads feels like some kind of miracle. The room seems... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

Blown away by the beauty of this area. This small, friendly, hotel is out of the bustle of Santa Margharita but only a short bus ride away, or walk to the beautiful Portofino. It has a guest house feel rather than a big chain hotel. Parking very close (20m) from the reception made it an easy first stop in Italy.... More 

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Iver, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

First and foremost this hotel is in a superb location to visit Portofino. It is a 5 minute drive or a 30 minute walk into Portofino (you will be lucky to drive in as the police stop cars after mid-day as there is nowhere to park). We stayed here for four nights in the attic room with the massive sun... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Portofino itself is quite expensive and this 2 star hotel is simply great hub to stop for few days to enjoy the beach and local attractions. Don't expect to see tipical chain hotel similar to Marriott or other brands. It's cozy, home style place with clean & nice bed, aircondition, shower and free wi-fi (which was working just perfect). The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

I wanted to see Portofino, Italy and I made my dream come true :-) So I flew from the USA to Italy. Hotel Argentina was very comfortable, romantic, very clean and the owners are very friendly & helpful. I have stayed in the best hotels in the USA & Hawaii,and I would recommend this hotel in Italy to all who... More 

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